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Harmony, Rhode Island
Harmony Chapel Cemetery on U.S. Route 44 around the start of the 20th century
Harmony Chapel Cemetery on U.S. Route 44 around the start of the 20th century
Location of the CDP in Providence County and the state of Rhode Island.
Location of the CDP in Providence County and the state of Rhode Island.
Country United States
State Rhode Island
County Providence
Area
 • Total 2.97 sq mi (7.68 km2)
 • Land 2.94 sq mi (7.62 km2)
 • Water 0.023 sq mi (0.060 km2)
Elevation
554 ft (169 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 985
 • Density 331.6/sq mi (128.26/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
02814
Area code(s) 401
FIPS code 44-33040
GNIS feature ID 2629815

Harmony is a village and census-designated place in Providence County, Rhode Island, in the town of Glocester, located on U.S. Route 44 (Putnam Pike). As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 985.

Local sites and history

The historic 1816 Harmony Chapel and Cemetery are located at the center of the village. Several restaurants, the Harmony Library and golf courses are located nearby. In the early nineteenth century a toll booth of the Glocester Turnpike was located in Harmony to raise funds to maintain the road until it was abolished in the 1850s.

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